pussy willow

noun
\ ˈpu̇-sē- How to pronounce pussy willow (audio) \

Definition of pussy willow

: a willow (such as the North American Salix discolor) having large cylindrical silky catkins

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1851, in the meaning defined above

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pussy willow

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English Language Learners Definition of pussy willow

: a small tree with large, soft flowers also : the flower of this tree

pussy willow

noun
\ ˈpu̇-sē- How to pronounce pussy willow (audio) \

Kids Definition of pussy willow

: a willow with large furry flower clusters

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